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Nurse and spy in the Union army : comprising the adventures and experiences of a woman in hospitals, camps, and battlefields

Author: S Emma E Edmonds
Publisher: Hartford, Conn. : W.S. Williams ; Philadelphia : Jones Bros., 1865.
Series: Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO): Women: Transnational Networks.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This book discusses the experiences of the author, who was known for serving as a nurse and a spy with the Union Army during the American Civil War.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Steel engravings
Wood engravings
History
Personal narratives
Publishers' advertisements
Dummies (Publishing)
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(OCoLC)6831755
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: S Emma E Edmonds
ISBN: 1582181608 9781582181608
OCLC Number: 56429265
Notes: "Published by subscription only."
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (384 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Commencement of the war --
Marching orders --
Water for the wounded --
Washington after Bull Run --
Arrival at Fortress Monroe --
The march to Yorktown --
A lost friend --
My first secret expedition --
Evacuation of Yorktown --
McClellan's dispatch from Ewell's farm --
Another disguise --
Am I a stoic? --
Our communications --
Renewal of the battle --
Leave of absence --
Change of base across the peninsula --
Withdrawal to Malvern Hill --
Return of old acquaintances --
My constant companion --
Pope's army --
After Antietam --
A military executions --
McClellan removed --
After the battle --
Appointed detective --
A Unionist from the Rebel Army --
Arrival at Vicksburg --
Western Gibraltar --
Review of hospitals and camp life --
Closing incidents.
Series Title: Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO): Women: Transnational Networks.
Responsibility: by S. Emma E. Edmonds with illustrations.

Abstract:

This book discusses the experiences of the author, who was known for serving as a nurse and a spy with the Union Army during the American Civil War.
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